The table below looks at the statistics for OpenStack skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenStack over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenStack
Rank 373 432 422
Rank change year-on-year
+59 -10
Permanent jobs citing OpenStack 63 23 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.30% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Application Platforms category 1.50% 0.49% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 12 16
Average salary £44,750 £40,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.87% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £37,500 £46,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £83,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%
OpenStack
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region.

Application Platforms Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
4212 4721 4623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.35% 20.98% 21.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3616 3822 3973
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -2.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

OpenStack
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

OpenStack Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region.

OpenStack Salary Trend in the South East

OpenStack
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenStack across the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

OpenStack Salary Histogram in the South East

OpenStack
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenStack within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire - 49 £44,750 - 5
Hampshire - 9 £34,500 -
East Sussex +15 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Oxfordshire - 4 £43,750 - 1
Surrey +4 2 £53,750 - 1
Middlesex +1 1 £52,500 -
OpenStack
England

OpenStack
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack.

1 58 (61.70%) Linux
2 52 (55.32%) Degree
3 51 (54.26%) Python
4 49 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (45.74%) Apache
6 40 (42.55%) Puppet
7 38 (40.43%) MySQL
8 32 (34.04%) Computer Science
8 32 (34.04%) ZABBIX
9 31 (32.98%) VMware
10 30 (31.91%) DevOps
11 28 (29.79%) Windows
12 27 (28.72%) Splunk
13 26 (27.66%) Open Source
13 26 (27.66%) Configuration Management
14 25 (26.60%) CentOS
15 23 (24.47%) Perl
15 23 (24.47%) LDAP
16 21 (22.34%) Amazon AWS
17 20 (21.28%) SSL
17 20 (21.28%) Java
18 19 (20.21%) Tomcat
18 19 (20.21%) DNS
18 19 (20.21%) nginx
18 19 (20.21%) Data Centre
19 18 (19.15%) JBoss
19 18 (19.15%) Web Services
19 18 (19.15%) Nagios
19 18 (19.15%) Telecoms
20 17 (18.09%) ITIL

OpenStack
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the South East region citing OpenStack also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited OpenStack. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 43 (45.74%) Apache
2 19 (20.21%) Tomcat
2 19 (20.21%) nginx
3 18 (19.15%) JBoss
4 15 (15.96%) WebLogic
5 10 (10.64%) SharePoint
6 8 (8.51%) Mule
6 8 (8.51%) Mule ESB
7 3 (3.19%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.06%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Office
1 9 (9.57%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.06%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.06%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.34%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (8.51%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.26%) SaaS
4 2 (2.13%) Joyent
5 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.47%) LDAP
2 20 (21.28%) SSL
3 19 (20.21%) DNS
4 17 (18.09%) SMTP
4 17 (18.09%) HTTP
5 16 (17.02%) Internet
6 15 (15.96%) TCP/IP
7 8 (8.51%) Broadband
7 8 (8.51%) Software-Defined Networking
8 6 (6.38%) Firewall
8 6 (6.38%) LAN
8 6 (6.38%) WAN
9 5 (5.32%) SAN
9 5 (5.32%) MPLS
9 5 (5.32%) OSPF
9 5 (5.32%) BGP
9 5 (5.32%) VPN
9 5 (5.32%) IPsec
10 3 (3.19%) AMQP
10 3 (3.19%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (40.43%) MySQL
2 16 (17.02%) NoSQL
3 15 (15.96%) Couchbase
4 9 (9.57%) Big Data
4 9 (9.57%) MongoDB
5 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database
6 7 (7.45%) Hadoop
7 6 (6.38%) SQL Server
8 3 (3.19%) Hazelcast
9 2 (2.13%) OpenStack Swift
10 1 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 10 (10.64%) JIRA
2 7 (7.45%) Git (software)
3 6 (6.38%) Subversion
3 6 (6.38%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.19%) JUnit
4 3 (3.19%) JMeter
4 3 (3.19%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (1.06%) Hudson
5 1 (1.06%) Maven
5 1 (1.06%) CasperJS
5 1 (1.06%) Ant
General
1 18 (19.15%) Telecoms
2 14 (14.89%) Marketing
3 11 (11.70%) Finance
4 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.26%) Electronics
5 2 (2.13%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.06%) Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (24.47%) DevOps Engineer
2 13 (13.83%) Architect
2 13 (13.83%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (12.77%) Senior Manager
3 12 (12.77%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 12 (12.77%) Principal Architect
4 11 (11.70%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) Applications Support
5 10 (10.64%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Project Manager
5 10 (10.64%) Developer
6 9 (9.57%) Applications Support Engineer
6 9 (9.57%) Senior Support Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Programme Manager
7 8 (8.51%) Software Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Principal Solutions Architect
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Technical Project Manager
8 7 (7.45%) Senior Technical Manager
8 7 (7.45%) Technical Project Manager
8 7 (7.45%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.15%) Web Services
2 15 (15.96%) ActiveMQ
3 12 (12.77%) RabbitMQ
3 12 (12.77%) MCollective
4 11 (11.70%) AngularJS
5 10 (10.64%) HTML
6 8 (8.51%) .NET
6 8 (8.51%) CSS
6 8 (8.51%) CSS3
6 8 (8.51%) HTML5
7 4 (4.26%) RESTful
7 4 (4.26%) Middleware
7 4 (4.26%) LAMP
8 3 (3.19%) Hibernate
8 3 (3.19%) JMS
8 3 (3.19%) Spring
8 3 (3.19%) jQuery
8 3 (3.19%) JBoss Seam
8 3 (3.19%) JPA
8 3 (3.19%) Drools
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.04%) Computer Science
2 19 (20.21%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.26%) Internet of Things
3 4 (4.26%) DTV
4 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.13%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) Replication
5 1 (1.06%) Clustering
5 1 (1.06%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 58 (61.70%) Linux
2 28 (29.79%) Windows
3 25 (26.60%) CentOS
4 7 (7.45%) UNIX
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (5.32%) Windows 2000
7 4 (4.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.19%) Ubuntu
8 3 (3.19%) SUSE
9 2 (2.13%) Debian
10 1 (1.06%) AIX
10 1 (1.06%) FreeBSD
10 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (52.13%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (31.91%) DevOps
3 26 (27.66%) Open Source
3 26 (27.66%) Configuration Management
4 17 (18.09%) ITIL
5 16 (17.02%) Scrum
5 16 (17.02%) User Stories
6 12 (12.77%) Project Management
6 12 (12.77%) Incident Management
7 11 (11.70%) Supplier Management
7 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
8 10 (10.64%) Service Management
8 10 (10.64%) Service Delivery
8 10 (10.64%) Software Engineering
8 10 (10.64%) Time Management
9 8 (8.51%) Validation
9 8 (8.51%) Network Management
10 7 (7.45%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (5.32%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 51 (54.26%) Python
2 23 (24.47%) Perl
3 20 (21.28%) Java
4 14 (14.89%) SQL
5 11 (11.70%) Bash Shell
6 6 (6.38%) PowerShell
7 5 (5.32%) JavaScript
7 5 (5.32%) C++
8 4 (4.26%) PHP
9 3 (3.19%) C
10 2 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (55.32%) Degree
2 11 (11.70%) PMP
2 11 (11.70%) PMI Certification
3 8 (8.51%) Security Cleared
4 7 (7.45%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.38%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.32%) CCIE
6 5 (5.32%) JNCIP
7 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.06%) RHCE
8 1 (1.06%) CCNP
8 1 (1.06%) CCNA
8 1 (1.06%) Postgraduate
8 1 (1.06%) MCSE
8 1 (1.06%) MCSA
8 1 (1.06%) LPIC
8 1 (1.06%) MCTS
8 1 (1.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (15.96%) Squid
1 15 (15.96%) qmail
2 9 (9.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.51%) Hyper-V
4 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (5.32%) iptables
6 2 (2.13%) vCloud
7 1 (1.06%) KVM
7 1 (1.06%) LXC
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.06%) Xen
7 1 (1.06%) XenServer
7 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (42.55%) Puppet
2 32 (34.04%) ZABBIX
3 18 (19.15%) Nagios
4 13 (13.83%) Cacti
4 13 (13.83%) collectd
4 13 (13.83%) logstash
4 13 (13.83%) Graphite
5 12 (12.77%) Ganglia
6 7 (7.45%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (5.32%) Ansible
8 1 (1.06%) Rsyslog
8 1 (1.06%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.06%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.06%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 31 (32.98%) VMware
2 27 (28.72%) Splunk
3 15 (15.96%) Atlassian
3 15 (15.96%) Microsoft
4 11 (11.70%) Red Hat
4 11 (11.70%) Cisco
5 8 (8.51%) Oracle
6 7 (7.45%) Juniper
7 5 (5.32%) Websense
8 4 (4.26%) SAP
9 2 (2.13%) HP
9 2 (2.13%) Symantec
9 2 (2.13%) Rackspace
10 1 (1.06%) Veeam
10 1 (1.06%) F5
10 1 (1.06%) NetApp
10 1 (1.06%) Citrix
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